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Thursday, April 28, 2016 11:05 PM • Mōno Simeone
Thursday, April 21, 2016 3:15 PM • Mōno Simeone
Friday, April 08, 2016 2:54 PM • Mōno Simeone
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 9:28 AM • Mōno Simeone
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Wednesday, March 30, 2016 9:25 AM • Mōno Simeone
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  • Thursday, April 28, 2016 11:05 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)

    Job Title*:

    Production GIS Analyst

    Job Description:

    Erler & Kalinowski, Inc. (EKI) is an employee-owned, full-service, engineering and environmental sciences consulting firm serving private and public sector clients throughout the United States. If you are interested in making an impact on the quality of life and the environment and advance your career, then EKI is the place for you. 

    We are currently seeking a Production GIS Analyst for our Burlingame, CA office.

    The Production GIS Analyst’s primary focus will be on drafting and producing high quality and detail-oriented figures for inclusion in EKI’s work products. The ideal candidate for this role is entry level, with at least 2 years of experience using Esri’s ArcGIS software, which can include coursework.

    The successful candidate will work closely with professional technical staff to generate figures and visualizations of data for a variety of applications, including reports, field programs, presentations, and analysis under the supervision of the GIS team manager as part of a growing GIS team. In addition to drafting report figures for production, the Production GIS Analyst will assist in loading data into project-specific MS Access databases and performing QA/QC checks on the data. The ideal candidate may also assist with writing and developing complex SQL queries and VBA macros in MS Access in order to process and present environmental data and other related tasks.

     

    Responsibilities Include:

    ·          Drafting figures for a broad range of projects and clients.

    ·          Importing data from MS Excel and Access databases into ArcGIS and plotting, projecting, and symbolizing such data.

    ·          Updating figure-related databases and project files, including GPS and surveyor-provided coordinates, aerial photographs, legacy basemap files, and other project-specific data.

    ·          Preparing figures to be consistent with company standards, including large format figures.

    ·          Version control of figures.

    ·          Assisting technical staff who have varying levels of GIS knowledge.

     

    Required Qualifications:

    ·          Bachelor’s degree in Geography, Environmental Science, or related field, with an understanding of basic environmental, geology, and chemistry concepts.

    ·          At least 2 years of experience using Esri’s ArcGIS software, which can include coursework.

    ·          Experience with cartographic principles, digital map production, hard copy presentations, and QA/QC. Examples of past work may be requested.

    ·          Understanding of good graphic design practices and basic color theory, and experience working with RGB, HSV, and other color model systems.

    ·          Strong understanding of spatial data concepts, projection systems, data management, geodatabases, georeferencing, and digitization.

    ·          Ability to work with data, solve problems, and identify innovative ways to approach tasks.

    ·          Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment, and able adapt to rapidly-changing project needs and deadlines while tracking time spent.

    ·          Ability to follow instruction with minimal oversight and complete tasks as efficiently as possible. 

    ·          High level of attention to detail.

    ·          Highly organized with ability to document workflows and to work on multiple projects at the same time.

    ·          Ability to work both independently and collaboratively. 

    ·          Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    ·          Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word, and PowerPoint.

    ·          Must be able to legally work within the United States.


    Other Desirable Qualifications:

    ·          Minor or certificate in GIS from a major university.

    ·          Capstone or other significant project using Esri GIS software.

    ·          Experience using QGIS.

    ·          Experience using graphic design programs such as Photoshop or Illustrator.

    ·          Experience coding in VBA or other programming language.

    ·          Experience using and writing advanced queries in MS Access, MS SQL Server, or other SQL-based database systems.


    As an ESOP firm, EKI offers a unique company culture with a corporate commitment to maintaining a positive work/life experience.  EKI provides excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits packages, including career advancement opportunities, outstanding training opportunities, profit sharing through the ESOP and incentive compensation, 401(k) and group medical benefits.  

    EKI’s office is conveniently located near the Millbrae BART/Caltrain station. 

    Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to career@ekiconsult.com.  Your cover letter should include a detailed description of your experience using Esri GIS software, including a summary of tools and functions used, and a list of all relevant classes taken.  Samples of previous work are welcomed.

     

    EKI is an Equal Opportunity employer. 

    Organization*:

    Erler & Kalinowski, Inc.

    Department:

    Address*:

    1870 Ogden Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010

    Contact Name:

    Ashlee Llewellyn

    Contact Email:

    career@ekiconsult.com

    Contact Phone Number:

    Contact Fax Number:

    Website:

    www.ekiconsult.com


  • Thursday, April 21, 2016 3:15 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Part time GIS Analyst
    Job Description: TrailPeople plans and designs trails, bike and pedestrian facilities, and complete streets improvements in scenic locales for people who really need and appreciate our help - see the web site for more info.

    We need experienced help with GIS data assembly, mapping and analysis for really interesting projects. Strong potential to go full time. Flexible hours and work location.
    Salary: $20 - $30/hr depending on experience
    Organization*: TrailPeople, Landscape Architects and Planners
    Department:
    Address*: 919
    First Street Suite 1
    Benicia, California 94510
    United States
    Contact Name: Randy Anderson
    Contact Email: randy@trailpeople.net
    Contact Phone Number: 707-205-1370
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://www.trailpeople.net

     

  • Friday, April 08, 2016 2:54 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Conservation GIS Analyst - EXTRA-HELP
    Job Description: Temporary (up to a year) position with the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District as a Conservation GIS Analyst. Recruitment closes April 14th, 2016.

    See link for full job description:
    http://www.sonomaopenspace.org/who-we-are/employment-internships/
    Salary: $27.06 - $32.89 hourly
    Organization*: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District
    Department:
    Address*: United States
    United States
    United States, United States United States
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email:
    Contact Phone Number:
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://www.sonomaopenspace.org/who-we-are/employment-internships/
  • Wednesday, March 30, 2016 9:28 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: National Parcel Layer GIS Content Specialist
    Job Description: Developing and updating of 100s of county‐wide digital parcel maps
    Normalizing tax roll/parcel mapping content into a single national data model
    Involves learning how to use ESRI ArcMap, standard GIS software Platform
    Involves learning and applying database skills
    Market support ‐ maintaining LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other channels
    Perform research including data mining & metadata updating/maintenance
    Full time is preferred. Part time is acceptable
    County Residents highly favored of other applicants
    Salary: Open
    Organization*: Boundary Solutions, Inc.
    Department:
    Address*: 238 E. Blithedale Ave

    Mill Valley, California 94941
    United States
    Contact Name: Turner Nowak
    Contact Email: Turner@boundarysolutions.com
    Contact Phone Number: 415-381-1750
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://www.boundarysolutions.com


  • Wednesday, March 30, 2016 9:27 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: GIS Analyst
    Job Description: 1 year contract at Menlo Park, CA

    Code high-volume software. Suggest, collect, and synthesize requirements and create effective feature roadmap. Create scalable web applications, Create Android or iOS apps. Apply expert software development skills to a wide range of ML-related coding projects. 

    BS or MS in Computer Science or related field. Knowledge of at least one of the following languages: C, C++, Java, PHP, Python. Knowledge of SQL preferred. Experience in machine learning, computer vision and/or GIS/Aerial imagery background.
    Salary: $35/hour
    Organization*: Vertisystem
    Department:
    Address*: United States

    Fremont, CA 95128
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email: hoa@vertisystem.com
    Contact Phone Number:
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://


  • Wednesday, March 30, 2016 9:25 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Assistant Map Librarian
    Job Description: Title: Assistant Map Librarian
    Classification: Assistant/Associate Librarian
    Type of appointment: 60% time
    Reports to: Assistant Director of Geospatial, Cartographic and Scientific Data/Head Librarian, Branner Earth Sciences Library & Map Collections

    To apply: Please go to jobs.stanford.edu and search for job #

    Background:

    Stanford University Libraries is seeking an Assistant Map Librarian to catalog and manage projects related to the Branner Library Map Collections. The Map Collections emphasize topographic and geologic mapping for California specifically and for the United States on a research-level scale dating from 1900 to the present. Topographic and geologic maps of foreign countries are held at scales between 1:50,000-1:500,000. Special areas of collecting interest include European and Asian maps from World War II, maps of China, Mexico, South America, and sub-Saharan Africa, and road maps of the United States from 1927 to the present. Antiquarian and rare maps are held at the David Rumsey Map Center in Green Library. 

    The Library is deeply engaged in cataloging, scanning and providing access to the physical and the digital collections in interesting and innovative ways. The person in this position will work closely with the geospatial and map staff to bring to light new and existing collections for use by scholars at Stanford and beyond. 

    Responsibilities:

    Catalogs cartographic and spatial materials using RDA, MODS, and AACR2R cataloging standards. 

    Trains, supervises, and directs the work of a Library Specialist 2, students, temp/casual employees hired for specific projects, and occasional interns.

    Works with the Assistant Director on projects to provide enhanced access to the cartographic collections (web pages, index interfaces, etc.).

    Performs onsite reference services for the Stanford community for maps, both physical and digital.

    Works in conjunction with the Map Cataloger on digital cataloging projects as needed.

    In coordination with the Assistant Director, helps plan the allocation of resources for the various paper and electronic map collections' physical growth.

    Coordinates movement of cartographic materials to SAL3.

    Oversees flow of materials to and from the scanning lab.


    Qualifications

    MLIS or a Bachelor’s Degree and equivalent experience. Degree in geology or geography (desired).

    Theoretical knowledge of current cataloging procedures and principles as defined in RDA, AACR2, MARC Bibliographic, Holdings, and Authorities formats. Ability to rapidly learn and implement new cataloging procedures and principles adopted by the Department. (Practical knowledge required for the Associate level.)

    Background working with maps or spatial data (desired).

    Experience with management of staff on short term and long term projects. 

    High level of proficiency using PC-based applications (Windows and Mac, word processing, spreadsheets) and other computer applications (email, Internet, Integrated Library Systems); high level computer competency kept up to date through continuous learning. 

    Excellent analytical and problem solving skills combined with attention to detail for complex, detail-oriented work.

    Effective oral and written communication skills.

    Evidence of independent work, as a team member, and across departmental boundaries in a fast-paced environment.

    Flexibility to be organized, productive and effective in a dynamic environment, involved with a variety of simultaneous projects and workflows.

    Demonstrated high level of comfort in digital environments coupled with the ability to read complex visual information. 

    Commitment to professional development and service.

    Friendly, personable and willing to work directly with the public.
    Salary: Negotiable
    Organization*: Stanford University
    Department: Branner Earth Sciences Library & Map Collections
    Address*: 397 Panama Mall
    2nd floor
    Stanford, CA 94305
    United States
    Contact Name: Julie Sweetkind-Singer
    Contact Email: sweetkind@stanford.edu
    Contact Phone Number:
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: https://stanfordcareers.stanford.edu/job-search?jobId=70442


  • Tuesday, March 15, 2016 3:12 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Software Engineer
    Job Description: Seeking a talented individual to assist with development of a highly scalable, distributed production pipeline that processes and transforms raw transit data for processing and integration into the NextBus data model for real time passenger information systems.



    Your responsibilities include the operational stability and performance of the pipeline; complex geometric algorithms for processing map data; and ensuring that we provide our customers with useful information and informative maps that can be rendered efficiently in real time.



    Project Description:

    Applies fundamental engineering principles, procedures and techniques to perform well-defined software engineering assignments and routine system analysis following designated standards and procedures. This position typically works under general supervision and direction.

    •Use and develop software tools to edit, visualize and process GTFS, Geodatabase and/or shapefiles.
    •Analyze, Edit and/or corrects transit configuration data as part of schedule and route updates.
    •Converts transit configuration data to appropriate formats for further automated processing.
    •Create scripts as needed to correct data abnormalities or one-off format issues.
    •Uses effective time management practices to ensure project deadlines and updates are met consistently.
    •Analyzes functional requirements.
    •Develops design concepts for software work products.
    •Participates in design reviews under technical leadership.
    •Prepares design documentation for review by technical leadership.
    •Provides inputs into formal effort estimates to implement software work products.
    •Performs data entry, writes programming code and implements software applications.
    •Understands and works with peripheral elements of assigned software work products (run time environments, databases, networks).
    •Defines and executes software test methods and procedures.
    •Participates in defect and enhancement management processes.
    •Participates in design reviews and executes changes under direction of a technical lead.
    •Collaborates with technical lead to develop design and feature changes.
    •Maintains the host environment and toolsets required to implement software deliverables.
    •Utilizes company processes and approved tools for design and control of software work products.
    •Maintains awareness of delivery schedules and quality criteria.
    •Prepares software design, end user and/or system administration documentation.
    •Engages in continuous self-improvement of technical skills and improvements in programming techniques and toolsets.
    •Recommends value added changes to existing coding practices, standards and tools.
    •Participates in total quality management/continuous process improvement teams.
    •Implements software applications in acceptance with CTS engineering procedures.

    •Bachelor's degree in Geography, Math or Computer/Data Science or related field
    •Must have 1-3 years of experience in software development in areas of map tools, navigation, scheduling software using following web technologies:
    ◦Python and/or JAVA
    ◦JavaScript, HTML/5, CSS3, Ajax, XML/JSON, JQuery,
    ◦Linux/Unix & Windows Operating Systems
    •Prefer experience or knoweldge with web application frameworks and libraries such as Andular.JS, Backbone, Require.JS, Node.JS and/or ESRI ARGIS destop software and Open Source Map Tools such as: Google Map or Leaflet API, QGIS, PostGIS, SpatialLite.
    •Must be good team player and passion for Maps and Automation.
    •Must display a sound understanding of software development lifecycle, with excellent problem solving skills.
    •A quick learner who can easily adapt to a fast changing environment. Works in a measured, organized, and logical manner.
    •Experience in using mass transit, with a strong interest in improving public transportation is real plus.
    Salary:
    Organization*: Cubic Corporation
    Department:
    Address*: United States
    United States
    Emeryville, CA 94608
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email: angel.diaz@cubic.com
    Contact Phone Number:
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://www.cubic.com


  • Tuesday, March 15, 2016 2:54 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Research Associate – Tropical Land Use and Cover Change and Sustainable Agriculture
    Job Description: Earth Innovation Institute catalyzes innovative, large-scale transitions to low-emissions rural development in tropical regions through research and policy design that promotes sustainable farming, forestry, and fisheries systems, while improving rural livelihoods and enhancing the capacity of the planet to support life. Through targeted, regional interventions, we seek globally significant increases in farm production, forest cover, fisheries yields, and rural household wellbeing while decreasing emissions of heat-trapping gas.

    We are now working with local partners to design and/or implement transitional strategies for low-emission rural development in Brazil (Mato Grosso, Pará, Acre, national), Indonesia (Central Kalimantan, West Papua), Colombia (national), Peru (the Peruvian Amazon), and Mexico (Chiapas State).


    POSITION SUMMARY:
    Reporting directly to the Senior Scientist/Executive Director, the Research Associate and will coordinate and support research, program management, writing and editing of reports and manuscripts, proposal development, and fundraising across a broad range of programs and provide administrative support. Research will focus on land use, agriculture systems, sustainable development, and climate change in the tropics, with a focus on Brazil, and involve policy analysis, and other qualitative and quantitative research methods, including spatial analysis and GHG accounting. The successful candidate will serve a key role in the program staff and work directly with external government, private sector and civil society partners, especially in Latin America.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Support land use/cover change and sustainable agriculture systems research, including proposal development, literature reviews, quantitative and spatial analysis, field visits and research-related meetings;
    • Coordinate policy, outreach, and capacity building projects and activities, including coordinating with partners and external consultants, managing program schedules and deliverables, and presenting in international forum to technical and non-technical audiences,
    • Coordinate and support the preparation, writing, editing and publication of research results/reports and manuscripts;
    • Contribute to fundraising, proposal development and donor reporting;
    • Provide updates and communications on program-related work, e.g., for website, social media;
    • Schedule meetings and manage the Executive Director’s calendar, including coordinating scheduling with staff, consultants and external partners;
    • Manage international travel arrangements, meeting arrangements and assist with logistics for events;
    • Other duties as needed

    QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

    • B.A./B.S. or M.S. in Environmental Science, Geography, or other relevant subject
    • Requires minimum three to five years of work experience in scientific research or other relevant work experience, preferably in an international environment and on issues in rural development, agriculture, climate change and conservation in Latin America.
    • Experience leading and managing projects
    • Knowledge of and proven ability to perform quantitative analysis highly desired.
    • Demonstrated experience with GIS, spatial analysis and/or remote sensing/image processing.
    • Excellent writing and editing skills, including ability to communicate complex concepts and information to a range of different audiences;
    • Strong motivation, personal initiative and commitment to excellence and results, as well as enthusiasm for science;
    • Demonstrated capability dealing with confidential matters and using sound judgment;
    • Highly organized, flexible, and detail-oriented, with ability to balance multiple tasks, meet deadlines and anticipate needs; professional demeanor.
    • Must demonstrate high degree of initiative and ability to perform under pressure;
    • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from a variety of disciplines, cultures, and backgrounds and experience living or working in a developing country desired;
    • Excellent written and spoken English a must; writing and speaking ability in Portuguese and/or Spanish highly desired
    • Experience in grant-writing desired;
    • Experience with Microsoft Office suite, GIS and image processing software (ESRI ArcGIS, ENVI, and/or open source alternatives); adobe Photoshop and InDesign a plus.
    • Requires ability to travel and flexible work schedule.

    Location: San Francisco, CA

    Application deadline: March 25, 2016
    Salary:
    Organization*: Earth Innovation Institute
    Department:
    Address*: 200 Green Street
    Suite 1
    San Francisco, California 94111
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email: jobs@earthinnovation.org
    Contact Phone Number:
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://www.earthinnovation.org


  • Thursday, March 10, 2016 5:12 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician (Part-Time)
    Job Description: GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
    (GIS) TECHNICIAN (PART-TIME) #2317
    SALARY:$40.80 - $49.59 hourly
    Closing date 4/5/2016 at 5:00pm
    (Opened 3/9/2016)

    ABOUT THE POSITION
    The City of Redwood City is seeking a value-driven team player to fill the position of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician in the Community Development Department. This position will work part-time (20 hours per week), and will report to the GIS Coordinator, and will assist with maintaining parcel based GIS data, preparing high quality maps, conducting spatial analysis, processing addresses, and developing the City’s ArcGIS Online platform.

    Typical duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
    • Producing maps, spreadsheets, graphs, and other analytical products in response to requests from staff, consultants, and the public.
    • Designing databases and performing routine data management tasks, such as data validation and correction, queries and editing in GIS.
    • Assisting non-technical staff in the use of custom GIS applications, such as the City’s web-GIS.
    • Preparing reports and providing statistical support documentation, using spatial analysis, to inform management of asset conditions and data inconsistencies.
    • Conducting research and providing recommendations on modifying procedures and developing workable solutions for managing GIS data problems.

    BENEFITS

    The successful candidate will enjoy the following benefits:

    • Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) 2%@60 for current members, 2%@62 for new members
    •Opportunity to select from a variety of health plans that are administered by PERS; Maximum City contribution is $1,634/month Dental & vision insurance Employee Assistance Program
    •Vacation leave: l0-25 days per year
    •Sick leave of 12 days per year
    •Fourteen paid holidays per year
    •Fitness center access at City facilities
    •Commuter program available (6 minute walk from Caltrain

    Click here to apply: https://www.calopps.org/ViewAgencyJob.cfm?ID=25134
    Salary: $40.80-$49.59 hourly
    Organization*: City of Redwood City
    Department: Community Development
    Address*: United States
    United States
    Redwood City, California United States
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email: Calopps@redwoodcity.org
    Contact Phone Number: 650-780-7000
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://www.redwoodcity.org/Home/Components/JobPosts/Job/117/2358

     

  • Thursday, March 03, 2016 9:37 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: GIS Intern
    Job Description:

    Airphrame is a growing mapping services firm located in San Francisco, CA

    Airphrame is seeking bright, creative self-starters at the top of their game who are majoring in GIS, Photogrammetry, Geomatics, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, or related disciplines for an internship opportunity at our office in San Francisco, CA. The successful candidate(s) will be provided with hands-on experience working as a member of our processing team on aerial imaging products and photogrammetrically derived deliverables.

    How to Apply: Individuals interested in this internship opportunity should e-mail their resume to jobs at airphrame dot com with the subject “GIS Internship” in the title line.

    Salary:
    Organization*: Airphrame
    Department:
    Address*: 25
    Taylor Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email:
    jobs@airphrame.com
    Contact Phone Number:
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://airphrame.com

     

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